The Office of University Communications

The Office of University Communications, the central communications organization of the University of Pittsburgh, publicizes the progress and momentum of Pitt's people, programs, initiatives, and events through traditional mass communications vehicles as well as social media. The office targets the national, regional, and local news media; prospective students and their advisors; government officials, higher-education administrators and faculty members; alumni; donors and donor prospects; and the broader community.

Internally, the office communicates the University's messages and announcements to faculty, administrators, and staff, as well as to students.

University Communications, led by the Vice Chancellor for Communications, comprises two divisions:

News Services

Communications Services